Pinellas sheriff’s office searching for thieves who stole electronics from Palm Harbor marina

Pinellas County

PALM HARBOR, Fla. (WFLA) – Detectives are seeking the public’s help in identifying burglary suspects who stole electronic equipment from vessels at the Prior Marina in Palm Harbor.

According to the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a commercial burglar at the marina, located at 115 Orange Street, around 11:36 a.m.

The suspects are reported to have got into the marina by cutting through a fence.

Deputies said at least six vessels were burglarized and primarily electronic equipment was stolen.

The suspects are believed to be responsible for other commercial burglaries in north Pinellas.

On July 9, a burglary occurred at Dick Norris Automotive on US Highway 19 in Palm Harbor.

In that case, two black men also cut the fence at the location.

The suspects stole several marine electronic items from two boats.

The suspects fled in an older white Ford Expedition. An older model blue Chevrolet Silverado is also believed to be involved in the thefts.

Anyone with information about the cases is asked to contact Corporal D. Schafer of the Burglary and Pawn Unit at 727-582-6355 or email

To remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS, or go online.

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